Africa: Online Violence, Fueled By Disinformation and Political Attacks, Deeply Harms Women Journalists

[IPS] Washington — An alarmingly high number of women journalists are now targets of online attacks associated with orchestrated digital disinformation campaigns. The impacts include self-censorship, retreat from visibility, an increased risk of physical injury, and a serious mental health toll. The main perpetrators? Anonymous trolls and political actors.Read the Original Article